Melanagromyza pubescens Hendel, 1923

on Artemisia

parasite

The larva is associated the lower parts of the plant, but otherwise the biology is unknown. Practically all species of the genus are internal stem borers, but in this case it is doubted by Pakalniškis (1996a).

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Artemisia vulgaris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

references

Černý (2001a, 2011a), Černý, Andrade, Gonçalves & von Tschirnhaus (2018a), Černý & Bächli (2018a), Černý & Merz (2007a), Cerny & Vála (1996a, 1999a), Cikman & Sasakawa (2007a), Ci̇velek, Çikman & Dursun (2008a), Hering (1955b, 1856a), Pakalniškis (1983a, 1990a, 1996a), Papp & Černý (2015a), Sasakawa (1997b), Scheirs, De Bruyn & von Tschirnhaus (1996a), Spencer (1957d, 1972a, 1976a), von Tschirnhaus (1999a, Zlobin (1986b).

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